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Episode 773: Slot Flaw Scofflaws

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Episode 772: Small Change

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Episode 771: When India's Cash Disappeared, Part Two

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Anil Bokil, a mechanical engineer by training, had a plan for demonetization. He presented it to now Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2013. Chhavi Sachdev /NPR hide caption

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Episode 770: When India's Cash Disappeared, Part One

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Economists have a yearly job market that works a little bit like speed dating. Gary Waters/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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Episode 769: Speed Dating For Economists

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Episode 768: A Chat With Ben Bernanke

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Episode 767: Georgetown, Louisiana, Part Two

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Episode 766: Georgetown, Louisiana, Part One

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Episode 765: The Holiday Industrial Complex

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Episode 764: Pub In A Box

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Episode 763: BOTUS

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Episode 531: The Tough, The Sweet, The Nosy

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Episode 762: The Fine Print

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Episode 650: The Business Genius Behind Get Out

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Episode 761: The Bank War

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Episode 759: What's It Worth To You?

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A bread line forms outside of the Rescue Society in New York City in 1929. "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" directly confronted the hardship of the Great Depression. Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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Episode 522: The Invention Of 'The Economy'

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Episode 758: Can Trump Take The Money?

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